Mr Kofi Yamoah
BSc, MB ChB, MRCOG
I am a consultant gynaecologist with 25 years’ experience. I have performed many gynaecological surgeries developing surgical skills before a passion for women’s health which led me to pursue postgraduate training and specialisation in the UK.
I have developed a keen interest in minimal access gynaecology and underwent training in laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery by experts in the field including two years in advance laparoscopic endometriosis centre.
I have obtained my medical degree from University of science and technology in Kumasi, Ghana. I then completed my specialist training leading to CCT (Certificate of completion of training) under the Yorkshire Deanery after training in various hospital in London and across Yorkshire including Leeds Teaching Hospital, Hull and East Yorkshire Teaching Hospital, York Teaching Hospital Foundation Trust and Harrogate Foundation NHS Trust.
I was initially appointed as a locum consultant obstetrician gynaecologist at St. Mary’s Hospital in Manchester in 2014. In 2015 I moved to take up a substantive post in Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust where I specialise in minimal access gynaecology and menstrual and the management of menopause.
I have a special interest in minimal access gynaecology, menstrual disorders and the menopause at The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and holds an Honorary Senior Lecturer post at the University of Leeds. I am the Clinical Governance Lead for Gynaecology.
I am a keen teacher of gynaecological surgery. I have an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Cape Coast medical school, Ghana. I am the supervisor for senior trainees who undergo the advanced training module (ATSM) offered by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG). I regularly teach at various gynaecological courses.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Kofi Yamoah at Spire include:
Spire Methley Park Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
BSc (Human Biology) / United Kingdom / 1994
Bachelor or Science
MB ChB / United Kingdom / 1997
Batchelor of Medicine and Surgery
MRCOG / United Kingdom / 2009
Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
PG Cert Medical Education / Warwick University / 2016
Post Graduate Certificate of Medical Education
British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE)
European society of gynaecological endoscopy (ESGE)
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG)
British Menopausal Society (BMS)
International Menopausal Society (IMS)
Clinical Governance Lead for Gynaecology, Mid Yorkshire Hospital NHS Trust
Chronic pelvic pain
The lead investigator in a double-blinded trial approved by the MHRA and sponsored by Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals
A Study to Investigate the Effect of Intra-Peritoneal Large Volume Low Concentration Lidocaine on Post Laparoscopic Pain
Ovarian torsion and laparoscopy in the paediatric and adolescent population
Heterotopic pregnancy: Should we instrument the uterus at laparoscopy for ectopic pregnancy.
Twin Reversed Arterial Perfusion Syndrome: The Role of Ultrasound in Diagnosis and Management
A large epulis in pregnancy.
Information shared with mothers prior to caesarean section: A national audit of compliance with recommended information
O343 Questionnaire audit on patient information on caesarean section in England
Atypical Endometrial Hyperplasia to Invasive Cancer – A Histopathological Review
A multichannel digital system for recording electrical activity of the uterus
Decision to Delivery Interval, achieving the standard
Consultant Obstetrician Gynaecologist, Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer post, University of Leeds
I am passionate about patient centred healthcare for women. I emphasis on offering a very individualised care relating to all assessment and treatment plan and have a holistic view of patient safety. My patients describe me as “calm, and reassuring”, “polite and professional” and that they “felt at ease with me”.